Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - Irish Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Irish Celtic Studies & Folklore - Irish Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z195 Z196
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Irish Studies FT (Z195)
Deadline Rolling *

MA Irish Studies PT (Z196)
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
Course Fee MA Irish Studies (Z195) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7610
nonEU fee per year - € 20500

MA Irish Studies (Z196) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4570
nonEU fee per year - € 10250

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is intended for applicants with a humanities and social sciences background.

An upper second class honours degree (NFQ Level 8), or the international equivalent in a related area is required. Applicants who do not meet the 2.1 entr...

Comment Facilities and Resources
The National Folklore Collection at UCD is one of the largest folklore repositories in the world, Cartlann na gCanúintí (the Modern Irish Dialect Archive) has a unique collection of twentieth-century Irish-language source material, while UCD Archives contain an unrivalled collection of material relating to Ireland’s political history and the formation of the Irish State.
Course Content

Expand+MA Irish Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

The MA Irish Studies is an interdisciplinary programme that examines the variety and diversity of Irish history, society and cultural practice. It asks a series of questions about Ireland...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
People, Place and Identity IRST40060
Are the Irish Different? IRST40080
Thesis IRST40100

Stage 1 - Option
Georgian Dublin AH30540
Ireland & the USA MST30060
Intro archaeology of Ireland ARCH10050
Early Medieval Ireland and Be...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates of this MA are trained not only to acquire, manage and communicate detailed knowledge in a creative, productive and supportive environment, but also to compare and contrast differing sources of information derived f...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Michael Wallace
Contact Number:+ 353 1 716 8105
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